Windows 10: Flickering video during playback on YT and FB

  1.    03 Mar 2016 #1

    Flickering video during playback on YT and FB


    If I play a video on MPC its fine, but if i play a youtube video or facebook video it flickers...is there a fix for this as ive literally fresh installed this 2 days ago and nothing but problems with it and thinking about loading my win7 backup back on

    running latest nVidia driver

    edit: also youtube videos 60-70% of the time wont play straight away and have to wait 10 seconds

    system is 3.6Ghz Core-i5 / 8Gb / GTX650 / Samsung 850 EVO 250Gb

    if anyone can help I would appreciate it

    thanks
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    03 Mar 2016 #2

    Which browser are you using? Ensure flash is up to date if using a browser that doesn't handle this for you.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  3.    03 Mar 2016 #3

    Hydranix said: View Post
    Which browser are you using? Ensure flash is up to date if using a browser that doesn't handle this for you.
    Hi it was firefox and flash was up to date and even when i removed it to rely on HTML5 it still did it - however i have since clean installed it and all is ok EXCEPT on major important factor...I use DAWs and VST's and my GTR Stomp Box 3 plugin wont work on it and i need it desperatley to addd effects to my guitar in real time (well 0.014 seconds)

    gutted gutteed gutted

    also the default app option has stopped working and you have to do it the old fashion way by right clicking on the file and "open with" - so windows 10 is probably the best looking but WORST to public release yet....they should stick to 5 years and research it heavily as the BETA testing group is probably small and the real problems only come out when it hits the masses this is why ive waited 9 months hoping they have ironed them out,,,, doesnt look like it
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    04 Mar 2016 #4

    .....continued....seems the video flickering issue is back and i THINK its firefox only as chrome is fine..no flash installed on firefox (does same with it installed) - going to try chrome but i need that plugin to work for my guitar
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  5.    04 Mar 2016 #5

    ..well its plagued with issues - setting default apps has to be done the good old fashioned windows 7 way (set default apps or in properties of a movie/music file) as the option in settings wont change to anything for anything...only option that works is LOOK ON STORE

    i get the feeling Windows 10 is probably doing this to force users to use APPS instead of PROGRAMS
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  6.    21 Jun 2016 #6

    Old thread but maybe some people will still land here...Go into your Mozilla options->Advanced->General Tab
    and disable Hardware Acceleration. Restart browser and try again.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
I have recently upgraded to Windows 10 from Windows 7, and have found 1 very annoying problem, any time a small video plays on a website in any browser my computer completely freezes. I cant move the mouse pres Ctrl, Alt Del. nothign works i have to...
Video Playback Issues in General Support
I am running Windows 10 Home 64-bit. I have an Intel HD Graphics card and a NVIDIA GeForce GT 735M. I have had an issue for a couple of months when viewing videos or footage from my built-in camera. Half of the screen appears fine, but the other...
After upgrading my laptop from Windows 7 to 10, video sound both native and streaming became distorted. I tried uninstalling and reinstalling the audio driver to no avail. I then noticed that I was encountering the same problem whether I played...
Hello! So here's how it looks like with different programs: VLC - video doesn't seem to stutter, audio stutters (stops momentarily about 2 times per second). Computer restart can solve that sometimes. W10 Movies and TV app - video freezes for...
:DHOWDY ALL.....:sleepy: Build 9879.... issue with player.. When I go to the video's folder and click on a video, it opens the player and plays the video like it's supposed to do, however the player is under the folder, and I must minimize the...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:50.
Find Us